Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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January 25th, 2021

@sspencer_63 @MatthewBevan Poor bloke. I will happily admit that I was a long way into adulthood before I knew any better.

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marleybennett It’s funny when it snows in Bristol because it makes it obvious which of your neighbours are growing weed in their..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…pc

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@sspencer_63 @MatthewBevan I know I’m in no real position to judge, but that’s pretty special.

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jamesrbuk We’d almost had a full week of consistent messaging, so reassuring to see the government immediately back to its co..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yb

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@JustJimWillDo @jpwarren No I think the a- part means it’s not that.

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@jpwarren Sorry, apparently it’s an Adolphin.

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cxi Thinking about getting into the market pic.twitter.com/rEXRzVtrFi

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@ApostrophePong @andrewdotnich Yeah they’re all rather different cities. :)

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Ah has just been pointed out to me, they couldn’t even round up a token white woman. Not even just by the hour. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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johnb78 It turns out that this is the former site of the Holocaust Museum and the sign is heritage protected. Ooops! twitter.com/TheMikeOD/stat…

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Lol the clone vat has been working overtime with this lot. twitter.com/mckinnon_a/sta…

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@Maitre_Poulard @MrTimDunn @DavidFeng Sorry, yes, you’re quite right. That’s not snow, that’s sand. :) And there’s..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…mF

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@andrewdotnich @ApostrophePong To expand on that, I’ve been leaving seed out every day for a while now, and then wh..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…TC

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@andrewdotnich @ApostrophePong I give them food, and over time they understand that I’m the one bringing them food…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…z5

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@axl_dry @celsiorum @hambull13 @MikeCarlton01 Sure, thanks for the correction, though very much not the point.

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@MrTimDunn @DavidFeng People are telling me this is probably a MiG-17 or MiG-19 not a MiG-21 and they are bound to..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…XT

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@LeftTide @sovietvisuals @MrTimDunn @DavidFeng Quite possibly. Also, do you get out much? Just asking… :)

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People with this whole BuT tHe BoRdErS aRe ClOsEd… HOW THE FUCK DO YOU THINK TRADE IS STILL HAPPENING.

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@jasonandrade Yes, anything to make it more amusing. Anyway it’s stopped now. So either they gave up or it’s been d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…0s

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Preparing to mute a few people.

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@celsiorum @hambull13 @MikeCarlton01 “We need transparency”? Why? So random people on the internet can shout xenoph..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…oY

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@celsiorum @hambull13 @MikeCarlton01 Or anyone who is a dual citizen may use their other passport for any number of..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NJ

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@celsiorum @hambull13 @MikeCarlton01 If I may be blunt, the key phrase is “I couldn’t comprehend”. If someone is a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…HH

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@jasonandrade It’s true. All I’m getting is a bunch of email.

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How the parent doesn’t shove a rock down the noisy little bastard’s throat is beyond me. twitter.com/iborgward/stat…

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@johnb78 True, I should never be allowed to sing.

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Some of you might like to see my magpie from earlier. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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scrambledmum 2 shots are necessary meaning at 80 000 per week it will take 13 years to vaccinate the entire country. twitter.com/THE_Russell/st…

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@aleeb88 I should’ve gone with “cry” but it’s too late now. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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@RealNickHodge I think it must’ve been something in the air. I mean, yes, everything was so brown!

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@MrTimDunn @DavidFeng And they’re still a thing in Russia, what with cheap surplus jet engines. pic.twitter.com/y40bPrOTKI

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@MrTimDunn @DavidFeng … the MiG-21 based snow blower which still had the cockpit. pic.twitter.com/rrHv5QbQR4

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This is truly a wonderful thing, @MrTimDunn @DavidFeng but there is also… twitter.com/MrTimDunn/stat…

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@JohnBirmingham It’s been a long time since I’ve had a sustained cybering.

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jduffyrice Unreal. The president halted deportations for 100 days but ICE is refusing to fully cooperate. msnbc.com/american-voice…

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stilgherrian Sorry to descendents of the Banu Tujib. I should’ve checked first. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banu_Tujib

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stilgherrian “2GB” is a corruption of the word “tujibi” or “place where white men sook”.

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Sigh, someone is trying to brute-force my website. pic.twitter.com/F2ba6GHViE

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@HappySinger @_BertHandsome @kels_316 I can do a Pozible campaign for you, if you like?

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@kels_316 @_BertHandsome One for each day of the week and a spare!

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@misosusanowa Would you take orders from a penguin?

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@_BertHandsome @kels_316 They should buy a batch lot for the evening news presenters. So magnificently tasteful.

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@_BertHandsome @kels_316 I note that Lowes has closed one of their shops in Sydney, so I have a suggestion.

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clairegcoleman Please don’t speak to this little fascist. twitter.com/lauren_souther…

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TimWattsMP It’s truly pathetic that the Morrison govt wants Facebook/Google to stop Covid-19 misinformation on their platforms..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ds

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OlympiaKwitowsk Ok Brisbane Twitter I need people power. This note was found in a bottle in 2011 on Paloma Beach - St Jean Cap Fer..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…sH

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@glendturner She probably does. The media minion who wrote the speech probably less so.

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@aleeb88 @Davidramli Ah yes of course, I’d forgotten that WA is our next state election.

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Lol exactly, @Davidramli. And even this says “delivering on its commitment” which from memory was part of the Budge..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…FN

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@NewtonMark Cognitive biases are fascinating. Indeed, I’ve seen headlines all over today which quite happily go wit..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…9H

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annie_parker this is very on brand for a pandemic. twitter.com/9newsmelb/stat…

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@wolfcat @markrprior Yeah that penguin could’ve helped out with a bit of the blowing.

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Erm, this was “announced” months ago. twitter.com/lindareynoldsw…

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@markrprior A broad mistrust of the penguin work ethic.

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That penguin could probably help a bit more. Lazy bird. twitter.com/AusAntarctic/s…

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@alangrai I definitely don’t want to think about that too much though.

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@derekbradley @NewtonMark @Timothyjgraham I don’t think it’s in there but I’ll have a listen. I don’t think anyone..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Xx

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@derekbradley @NewtonMark @Timothyjgraham Weirdly that logo doesn’t appear anywhere in the official or fan historie..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…qD

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@derekbradley @NewtonMark @Timothyjgraham That logo was in use pretty much right through the 1980s, from memory. By..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…ns

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@NewtonMark @Timothyjgraham I am also reminded of Triple J’s 1982 exploding head logo. pic.twitter.com/elSRwJBJlj

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@NewtonMark @dobes @ashabeeeee @rohan_p @davidgerard Is that… is that really the message here? :)

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@NewtonMark @rohan_p @dobes @ashabeeeee @davidgerard This is my photo. It’s pushing some sort of trading app by the..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Oh

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Do zoom in on this graphic. Open it in a whole new tab for this purpose. Because it really does show Mark Latham da..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Cb

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Timothyjgraham I present to you one week of ‘Australia Day’ tweet interactions (130k tweets, 63k users)

It appears to be polarise..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…H0

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Sadly I haven’t been able to participate in the conference much today, but as always I have learned things and been..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…NY

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tveastman I didn’t want a job when I was five. Who the hell wants a JOB when they’re FIVE?

I don’t want a job NOW. twitter.com/ThatEricAlper/…

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RobertArnol Driving in Tasmania has its challenges, more so at night when the giant car tipping kangaroos come out. 🤔😳 pic.twitter.com/BgJtJkmIUN

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chaser High priests of Holy Order of Whiteness gather ahead of most sacred day pic.twitter.com/CYpZ4v9Xku

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chaser ‘Don’t worry Australia, you will still have Microsoft Bing,’ says the Bing of Prime Ministers chaser.com.au/national/dont-…

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@TheNehad @dobes Sorry yes I misunderstood your point because a bit fuzzy-brained this afternoon.

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kels_316 “Abundance of caution” is a catchphrase that means “I don’t understand or trust the systems in place to mitigate ri..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Vp

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@TheNehad @dobes Is that true though? Zoom etc are things now.

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@rohan_p @dobes @ashabeeeee @NewtonMark @davidgerard Ah yes, I’ve seen one of those. As I say, the best financial p..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…so

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Leesidge I had this pinned up a couple of years ago. Think it’s time again. pic.twitter.com/NqC4HIlWhs

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“Returning to the 2021 office is anything but normal: Surveillance apps, sanitiser, and space. This is the office e..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…tO

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Too much Bitcoin mining can cause brain damage, as this brief documentary shows. (12m09s) youtube.com/watch?v=fr8bp8…

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This is very good, and I like the term “Plastic Brexiteers”. twitter.com/BylineTV/statu…

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Timothyjgraham And because the deception is primarily in the headline, it strategically skips the paywall and any friction that might have given

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Timothyjgraham It’s domestic disinformation.

They’re deliberately laundering false information through the media ecosystem for po..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…fU

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cameronwilson new w @BIAUS:

Here’s how one misleading article from News Corp Australia created a whole news cycle about a decisi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ic

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I see that @tserong has a presentation coming up titled “Containers are hideously undebuggable black boxes and we n..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…x5

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TheNehad Apropos of nothing, I reckon we should start celebrating 14 February as more than just Valentines Day.

Have Hawa..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…rv

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9NewsSyd A caricature of Prime Minister Scott Morrison, depicted as Captain Cook, has been painted on the side of the Botany..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…74

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A big long nap wasn’t part of the plan but it’s ended up happening. Oh well.

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@dobes There was a similar issue with American versus Canadian beavers.

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@dobes Hmmm… I thought it was three wombats. I’ll have to dig out my comparison chart.

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Was tossing up whether to have made it “place where white men cry” but now I’m over-thinking it.

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Sorry to descendents of the Banu Tujib. I should’ve checked first. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banu_Tujib

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“2GB” is a corruption of the word “tujibi” or “place where white men sook”.

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This was a quick list at the end of a solid introduction to ethical considerations, though mostly in the abstract…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MX

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MewMewMadness this was made in 2010. pic.twitter.com/yBaP5z40O5

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AoDespair Wait. Glenn Greenwald is bothered by a reporter showing their ideological or partisan colors for a moment? Glenn fu..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yV

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@mmillions I mean I don’t have a problem with the ducks. Far from it.

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@mmillions All the slides are about ducks, for reasons which are not entirely clear to me at this stage.

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@mavsmum @madeline61 This also works, yes. I got some stuff that you’re meant to turn into a paste for carnivores a..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zh

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jonkudelka COUNTERPOINT: he was lifting their spirits by selflessly showing that all you need to do is work hard and become hi..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Ax

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@paulwallbank Do either of us want to see each other at breakfast time?

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@madeline61 @mavsmum All manner of things. Meat offcuts or end-of-life stuff. They also scoff the wild bird seed. No fixed plan.

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First up for me will be @mmillions with “Introduction to Ethics from an Ethicist-in-Training” in about 15 minutes…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Fc

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This is the start of my thread from (part of) Day Three of Linux.conf.au. Program at..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…e7

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Here’s another random magpie with a little bit of carolling, which @ApostrophePong will enjoy. Some of them are alr..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…MX

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Listening to today’s @abcnews Coronacast, “One whole year of coronavirus in Australia. How did we do?”pca.st/vk3u72z3

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The gang gangs rarely come over this side of the ridge, @evcricket, which makes me sad. twitter.com/evcricket/stat…

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I’m sorry, pied currawong, but if you want to scoff some food you’ll have to get down here before all the magpies d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…yF

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@dobes Some days I’ve had up to 10 magpies standing around waiting for me to feed them. It’s one big happy family!

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MalwareJake MFW an auditor says “show me your technical control for this requirement” and I’m like “I feel like I’m being asked..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…WQ

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@kcollasarundell @dobes @purserj There’s nothing latent about my Disney Princess powers!

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@pseudomorph @dobes @purserj Ah yes. To be honest I’d quite like an army of corvids at my disposal.

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RevDaniel 😂🤣😂 pic.twitter.com/cDX0bjDn95

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@kcollasarundell @dobes @purserj I’ve never been swooped up here, oddly enough, but this clan of magpies has only j..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…CC

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@Lilal89156012 Sure, but this is a whole different level.

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@dobes @purserj And I’ll say “she”. For the record, this one is a juvenile female. She’s the boldest of the lot.

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@dobes @purserj If it’s around when I step outside it already runs up to within a metre of me with an expectant loo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aq

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@hacks4pancakes Isn’t it just the most ridiculous thing.

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@purserj Well my costs for bird food are indeed rising. I have so many different birds scrounging off me now.

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Oh yeah. Further alleged plans may be found in the Weekly Wrap, along with links to a thing I wrote and a video I d..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…7t

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stilgherrian This is worth reading. twitter.com/alistaircolema…

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stilgherrian @SenatorMcGrath You sad, sad fuck lol. Only 46yo yet struggling to adapt to the actual world around you. One where..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…RG

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stilgherrian @SenatorMcGrath And since you mentioned the ABC, Senator, perhaps it’s worth remembering that the ABC is for all Au..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…St

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stilgherrian @SenatorMcGrath Still, it’s hardly surprising, given that McGrath was too racist even for Boris Johnson…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…Zl

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stilgherrian As you might expect, however, feeble-minded cannon-fodder like @SenatorMcGrath have swallowed it whole, dutiful glo..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…aS

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stilgherrian In fact what the ABC said is pretty much the exact opposite of what The Australian “reports”…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…zi

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stilgherrian Needless to say, this headline is bullshit. It deliberately and completely misrepresents what the ABC actually said..twitter.com/i/web/status/1…eA

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The hot weather continues in the Blue Mountains today, though probably without yesterday’s big thunderstorm. pic.twitter.com/ldPSDIP968

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@rob0tika I have no idea who Mr Kimble is but I’ll accept the reminder.

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You know, @dobes @purserj, I feel like I’m creating a Bad Situation here. twitter.com/stilgherrian/s…

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Also, I really must sweep out all those leaves and bits than blew in yesterday. Or just not leave the door open during a storm.

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FFS mate I’ll bring some food out shortly. pic.twitter.com/Mi63GcQVjl

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Monday. Peel back another layer, despite the pain. Monday.

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